(June 1967)

Western, 1963 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1967-03-02
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
K. K. Publications, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
Wally Green

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10053-706. On-sale date from 1967 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Boris Karloff / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He walked barefoot across burning coals to plunder the terrible idol of fire!
Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Characters
Boris Karloff (photograph, inset)
Keywords
coals; fire; idol; priestess

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Hunter and the Hunted (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Letters
?

The Fire Worshippers (Table of Contents: 2)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Roy
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New pencils identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

They Hanged Him Thrice (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Spirits Within (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art not by André LeBlanc, Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

The Room of Madness (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Bill Molno
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Poole credit per his letter printed in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 26, No. 3, March 2015. Molno pencils per Lee Hartsfeld's blog:

http://leescomicrack.blogspot.com/2016/04/more-molno-trapani-at-gold-key-r…

Previous indexer credited Sal Trapani.

Pictures at an Execution (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Poole
Pencils
Al McWilliams
Inks
Al McWilliams
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Poole credit per his letter printed in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 26, No. 3, March 2015.

[Parachute Swing] (Table of Contents: 7)

Quick Takes / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Three 3-panel gags.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Jest for Fun [Western Comics] / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sam: I wonder why that stork sleeps standing on one leg?
Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Page of jokes and riddles.

The Phantom Driver (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Letters
?

Boris Karloff Pin Up (Table of Contents: 10)

Boris Karloff / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Reprint of the front cover without photograph, logo or caption.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["He walked barefoot across burning coals to plunder the terrible idol of fire!"]
    Boris Karloff
  2. 1. Hunter and the Hunted
  3. 2. The Fire Worshippers
    Boris Karloff
  4. 3. They Hanged Him Thrice
  5. 4. The Spirits Within
  6. 5. The Room of Madness
  7. 6. Pictures at an Execution
  8. 7. [Parachute Swing]
    Quick Takes
  9. 8. ["Sam: I wonder why that stork sleeps standing on one leg?"]
    Jest for Fun [Western Comics]
  10. 9. The Phantom Driver
  11. 10. Boris Karloff Pin Up
    Boris Karloff
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